A recent RadioLab podcast set out to explore the relationship between religion and science by exploring a human relationship between a magician and an atheist.
The fear of cosmic evil—of evil that is more than just bad neural wiring in the brain of a murderer—is innate within us all. It is a healthy and sane emotion.
Alexis de Tocqueville believed Christianity provided a common moral language for the American people. But what happens when faith is on the decline?
Mark O’Connell’s interactions with transhumanists show that modern man is not prepared to argue against transhumanism. He must either accept it or find a theological alternative.
Today, 86 years after his death, we’re reminded that joviality and wisdom can do more to woo a culture than any austere dogma ever could.
The film’s egotistical celestial is exactly the sort of figure atheists condemn. Thankfully, whatever else the Christian God may be, he is not Ego.
With this shift of science as the choice religion for the theologically uneducated comes a unique opportunity to witness firsthand the development of myth.
Pew Forum data projects Islam will surpass Christianity among adherents’ baby production within 20 years while increasing in conversions as Christian conversions decline.
Public schools were created explicitly to reinforce the dominant religious beliefs of American culture. Those beliefs used to be Protestant, but are now secular. Both are religions.
Clearly, there is nothing secular about progressivism. Look under the veneer of pseudo-scientific language, and you’re left staring at a fanatically religious mindset.
Did you know the Trump administration is installing Ayn Rand ‘acolytes’ at the highest levels of government? How come nobody told me we were taking over?
Roger Scruton calls our gratitude for the gift of being the ‘fundamental religious truth.’ Children bring this gratitude into our lives in a singular way.
Modern pop culture has turned Santa into a figure almost completely removed from his origins, and it’s time to go back to the beginning and remember the real Saint Nick.
Lacking any evidence of an actual alien, Hollywood’s aliens speak more about the modern psyche fueling the imaginations of their designers.
Netflix’s ‘Black Mirror’ presents a sober look at what kind of salvation people seek when it’s no longer reasonable to believe in God.
Audiences are ready for plays of faith, yet many theater companies are not, and they are missing the opportunity for larger houses as a result.
The people running new Satan Clubs to compete with Christian after-school clubs don’t actually believe in Satan. They just want to be jerks to people who do.
Larry Taunton’s recollections of Christopher Hitchens’ struggles with Christianity are not the unprovable fancies of a manipulative evangelist making up a story to appease insecure evangelicals.
Recent assertions in the Los Angeles Times that secular family values result in better-adjusted children than believers rest on three fallacies.
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